Half Of Switch Owners Have Bought Zelda, Mario Kart, & Super Mario Odyssey

Nintendo has a stable of classic franchises that are almost always guaranteed to do well whenever they launch. This is why it doesn’t really come as a surprise to learn that half of Nintendo Switch owners own a copy of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Super Mario Odyssey, and/or Mario Kart 8 Deluxe.

Nintendo Could Be Looking To Rename The Switch’s eShop

The Nintendo Switch eShop is a pretty straightforward name and it more or less tells you what it is about. However could Nintendo be possibly thinking of changing its name? According to a recent lawsuit, it seems that the company could be thinking of doing so where the name could be changed to the “Nintendo Switch Online shop”.

Nintendo Switch Online Won’t Mirror The Competition

One of the changes that Nintendo made to its business model with the Switch was introduce a paid online subscription service. This means that unlike in the past where gamers could play online against each other for free, Switch gamers who want to enjoy internet multiplayer will need to pay for the online service.

Smash Bros. Ultimate Update Will Convert Replays To Videos

Now that Nintendo has effectively announced the end of the Nintendo Creators Program (which will happen by the end of the year), it means that if you wanted to upload videos of yourself playing a Nintendo game and monetize it on YouTube, you can go ahead and do so without worrying about Nintendo crashing your party (within reason, of course).


Nintendo Recommends Ethernet Dongle To Play Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Online

From what we can tell, Nintendo’s Super Smash Bros. Ultimate has proven to be a smashing success. However if there is one main criticism that many seem to have, it would be with the multiplayer feature of the game where it seems that many gamers are complaining of how laggy it is.

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Sells 1.23 Million Copies In Japan

It goes without saying that many were expecting a lot of good things from Nintendo’s Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, and so far it looks like the game has delivered as many are reporting that the game is selling really well. The latest numbers come courtesy of Famitsu (via Gematsu) in which apparently the game sold 1.23 million copies in the first three days of availability.

Nintendo To Focus On The Current-Gen Switch

A couple of months ago, there was a report that claimed that Nintendo could be planning a hardware revision of the Nintendo Switch for the second half of 2019. Could that report be true? Speaking to Forbes in an interview, Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aime remained coy when asked about a new Nintendo Switch.

Nintendo Would ‘Love’ To See Red Dead Redemption 2 On The Switch

The Nintendo Switch is definitely doing a much better job compared to its predecessor, the Wii U, at attracting developers onto its platform. For example the console managed to get companies like Bethesda to bring games like Skyrim onto it, plus we’re also seeing a ton of indies launch for the Switch as well.

Nintendo Trademark Filings Hint At New Mobile Games

We know that Nintendo is very interested in creating games for mobile, a narrative that was different several years ago when the company was largely against mobile gaming. Now thanks to recently discovered trademark filings, it appears that Nintendo is interested in bringing more franchises onto mobile.

Super Smash Bros Ultimate Is The Fastest-Selling Smash Bros Game Of All Time

If you’ve enjoyed the previous Super Smash Bros titles, then chances are you might have been looking forward to getting your hands on Super Smash Bros Ultimate. If you agreed with that statement, you’re not alone because according to the charts in the UK, it seems that Super Smash Bros Ultimate is the fastest-selling Smash Bros title of all time.

Nintendo Reportedly Wants An Annual Zelda Release On The Switch

Just like smartphone releases, we’ve also seen developers churn out new releases of an existing franchise on an annual basis. For example without fail there has been a new Call of Duty game every year, and it was also more or less the same for Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed franchise, at least until recent times.

Stardew Valley Multiplayer For The Switch Is Coming Soon

It has been a while since Stardew Valley’s developer announced that the game would be getting a multiplayer feature. In fact earlier this year the feature was released for gamers on the PC, Mac, and Linux, which we’re sure has some console gamers wondering when will it eventually get to them.

Fan Creates A Printable Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Manual

Games these days more often than not do not come with a manual. This is because for the most part, gamers are tech savvy enough to know how to install a game, and in-game tutorials have become so common that there is no longer a need to include a printed manual that teaches gamers the basics of a game.

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Will Give Pokemon Gamers A Freebie

Good news gamers! If you have bought either Pokemon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! or Pokemon: Let’s Go, Eevee! and are also planning on buying Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Nintendo has a little reward for you. Announced on Twitter, it seems that gamers who own either version of Pokemon: Let’s Go will be able to unlock a Partner spirit in the upcoming game.